Peninsula Daily News

Jefferson County PUD considers rate hikes; hearing set today

The Jefferson County Public Utility District board will conduct a rate hearing today to discuss proposed increases of both electric and water/sewer rates.… Continue reading

Algae blooms continue but toxins decline in Jefferson County lakes

Blue-green algae blooms have been found on Jefferson County lakes in January but toxins in the waters have declined, according to Jefferson… Continue reading

AAUW announces scholarship application deadline

The University Women’s Foundation of Jefferson County, the philanthropic affiliate of AAUW Port Townsend, will offer about $50,000 in scholarships this spring… Continue reading

Port Angeles High School NJROTC to host regional competition

Port Angeles High School Navy Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (NJROTC) will host the Northwest Drill and Rifle Division Competition on Feb.… Continue reading

Tales for those yearning for spring to be told Friday in Port Townsend

Allison Cox of Vashon Island will tell “The Quickening: Stories of the Rekindling of Life” during First Friday Story Night this weekend.… Continue reading

Tickets on sale for GOP’s Lincoln Day dinner

Tickets are on sale now for the Clallam County Republican Party’s annual Lincoln Day Dinner. The event will begin at 5 p.m. Feb.… Continue reading

Van De Wege named legislator of the year by police, sheriffs

Sen. Kevin Van De Wege has been named 2017 Legislator of the Year by the Washington Council of Police and Sheriffs. He received… Continue reading

EYE ON CLALLAM: Clallam to mull opioid litigation

Clallam County commissioners will discuss a potential lawsuit against manufacturers and wholesalers of prescription opioid painkillers Monday. The work session will begin at 9 a.m.… Continue reading

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

Breakfast meetings with networking and educational programs are held Tuesdays at 7:30 a.m. at Joshua’s Restaurant, 113 DelGuzzi Drive… Continue reading

Nominations accepted now for Clallam Community Service Awards

NOW IS THE time to nominate your local hero. We are looking for people who make a difference in Clallam County, individuals who have made… Continue reading

EYE ON JEFFERSON: PUD public hearing set on proposed rate hikes

Jefferson County Public Utility District commissioners will conduct a public hearing on proposed rate increased at 5 p.m. Monday. The hearing will be at the… Continue reading

Port Angeles Coast Guard crew hoists man to safety near Whidbey Island

An aircrew from Coast Guard Air Station/Sector Field Office Port Angeles participated in a rescue Friday. The Coast Guard rescued a man… Continue reading

All services in Olympic National Park now open after shutdown

Olympic National Park has resumed regular operations now that President Donald Trump has signed a bill reopening the government. The bill signed… Continue reading

Housing rights, Puppy Pilots, genealogy presented on Peninsula

Housing rights will be presented in Port Townsend, Puppy Pilots will provide information in Sequim and the Clallam County Genealogical Society will host an open… Continue reading

Doo Wop Project performs tonight

The Doo Wop Project will perform at 7 tonight. The concert will be at the Port Angeles High School Performing Arts Center,… Continue reading

Fashion show details the home front during WWII

The Clallam County Historical Society will present Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate the Positive, or how the home front survived and improvised during World War II,… Continue reading

Jan Dove artwork, Squirrel Butter music offered at library

Squirrel Butter will perform at Art Blast, a quarterly celebration, at Port Angeles Library today. The reception for the new Art in… Continue reading

Music workshop, evening talk slated for Wednesday

Songwriting Works and Community Partners will launch a national project with two public music and songwriting events in Port Townsend on Wednesday.… Continue reading

Salish Sea artist Jill Bliss to speak at Feiro gala

Tickets are on sale for Feiro Marine Life Center’s Fish on the Fence Gala fundraiser Saturday Feb. 10. Jill Bliss, artist and… Continue reading

Salish Sea Early Music Festival to start Sunday in Port Townsend

The Salish Sea Early Music Festival will begin Sunday with Treble Viol, Baroque Guitar & Flute. Seven concerts of period instrument chamber… Continue reading